Well today just started off badly with my alarm still set for 6:45 am which was a time set for last Saturday instead of the usual 5:35 am weekly time. I didn’t even register that I was running one whole hour late. I was moaning at the TV because I still had not seen my morning weather … More Today 03/12/12 – Total Manic Monday
Here are some easy steps to get your children to help you as a parent around the house … Make Their Bed It’s not difficult to smooth the sheets and pull the duvet straight and prop up the pillows. After all, they are the ones who sleep in the bed. It doesn’t have to … More Get your children involved in housework and try make it fun
What do we really know? What do we really know about childhood illnesses in general? I for one can’t remember when I had German measles, Mumps and Chickenpox etc. as it was so long ago when I was a child. I actually got chickenpox twice, not common to get it twice, but not rare either. … More Chickenpox
When my daughter was sick at home with chickenpox and got bored. Because as you remember, chickenpox only makes little ones sick for a short period and then they just have spots and all the energy but nowhere to go, as they are not allowed to go to school or out in public. What better … More Paper Mache Helmet
Ingredients 4 cups of julienne cut butternut 1kg ground beef (mince) 1 medium onion 1 clove garlic 1 tsp curry powder 1 small tin tomato puree or 410g tin of tomato and onion mix salt and pepper to taste 1 cup grated cheese Method Steam the butternut for only 10 – 15 minutes on high … More Butternut Spaghetti Bolognese
Ingredients 3 Tbs coconut oil 1/4 cup carob powder or cocoa powder (optional) 1/2 cup ground nuts (almonds, hazelnuts) 3/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut 1 Tbs raw honey (optional, add more to taste) Method Melt the honey and coconut oil in a saucepan over low heat. Take off heat as soon as coconut oil is … More Paleo Chocolate Coconut Bars
Ingredients 2 cups almond flour 2 cups tapioca flour 1 tsp baking powder 2\3 cup honey 8 tbls melted butter 1 tsp cinnamon Method Mix together make round balls and squash with a fork. Bake at 180 C for about 20 mins. (Can add raisins and can substitute cinnamon for ground ginger).